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Gekko Garden

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American, Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub
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Intersection SriDonchai Rd & Kamphangdin Rd, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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08:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food at very affordable prices. It has a massive menu with both Eastern and Western dishes, which is difficult for a restaurant to manage and do well, but Gekko seems to do while maintaining cheap prices and daily specials. Don't come here if you're looking for glamour, but if you want good food, good selection, good drinks, and cheap... More 

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Thank heathercolwell
Groningen
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time im in Chiang Mai I visit Gekko Garden at least once. I keep coming back more for nostalgic reasons then for the food. They offer a very wide variaty of dishes, foreign as well as thai. The food is ok but not great. Prices are very reasonable, they always open late and service is good and fast. I... More 

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Thank Hydronly
Rayong, Thailand
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1,036 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 447 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gekko Garden is a bar and restaurant in the middle of the old walled city of Chiang Mai that is popular with resident expatriates. The night the four of us were there for dinner many of them were sitting on stools at the bar knocking back one beer after another. We ordered a stir fried serpent fish with young celery,... More 

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Thank David B
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were walking by and decided to stop in here for lunch on a Tuesday afternoon. The patio had a unique look to it with the wheel shaped chairs at the tables that caught our eye. Very laid back atmosphere which we liked. Vety larve sele tin of thsi and american food. I got a Thai omelet... More 

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Thank Stephanie M
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great American and European dishes and for my Thai wife....also excellent Thai dishes. A European friend told me about this place. I've eaten here 4 times this month so far. My wife is Thai and tells me the Thai dishes are very good. So....I found a place, not expensive that we both enjoy. Thai staff speaks English. Win win

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Thank AJP561
Henty, Australia
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56 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This place was so disappointing. The bar was lined with Expats, men only not one female in the place except my wife. These men were unfriendly and rude and in no circumstance would we ever go back there.

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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Staff of Gekko Garden are kind. Me and my friend ordered beef liver, Pork chop, spring roll and straw berry smoothie. Food and drinks are good. Pork chop is good. Good price, quality and quantity. I wanna visit again! 식당 직원들 친절하고 음식 저렴하고 양 많아요. 음식 메뉴들도 다양하고요. 토요일날 방문해서 pork chop 주문했는데 매우 만족했습니다. Spring roll도 나쁘지 않았어요.... More 

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Thank Hyseon K
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Gekko garden has a buffet on Sunday, with a great selection of meats, potato dishes, a variety of vegies and other dishes, There is no shortage of food and variety. The buffet is more Western style food, but they also have Thai dishes on their Menu.

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Thank jiaogulanforhealth
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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85 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I have been to Gekko Garden 3 times now, but it would be more if I didn't live clear across town. Every day there is a special dish at a reduced price, and they all are delicious. I was there two nights ago for a meeting. Several of those who came had never been to Gekko Garden before. At the... More 

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Thank Elena K
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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433 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Exactly the same since I was last there. Basically good food at cheap prices. Large area, friendly staff (mostly), TVs and wi-fi. Downside are the heavy drinkers and smokers that frequent, but if you're into those, this is the place for you. Plenty of opportunity for conversation. It is still not clean enough, and the furniture is uncomfortable. I've added... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Intersection SriDonchai Rd & Kamphangdin Rd, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?